Sometimes our past can close doors to our future – but we like to offer an open door if we can. We want to see ideas blossom! We love working with talented, enthusiastic people and helping them realise their untapped potential. So if a bank has rejected your small …
Sometimes our past can close doors to our future – but we like to offer an open door if we can. We want to see ideas …
There are many ways to build self-reliance – you don’t have to start your own business! Perhaps you’d rather focus on getting back to work, by boosting your skills or confidence? Or if you can’t work, perhaps you need something else: a new focus, a support network, or …
There are many ways to build self-reliance – you don’t have to start your own business! Perhaps you’d rather focus on getting back to work, …
Since 2013, we've been changing people's lives - and in turn, helping to regenerate communities. It's a ripple effect, where each person's success creates its own opportunities through the local - and ultimately, national - economy. With our partners, we enable people to turn their lives around But we can't …
Since 2013, we've been changing people's lives - and in turn, helping to regenerate communities. It's a ripple effect, where each person's success creates its …

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The economic impact of our lending is 10 times the amount we lend and our social impact is huge.

Karen Davies

We transform the lives of real people with real challenges. The team at Purple Shoots are focussed on supporting people with finance and self reliant groups. We empower ambitious entrepreneurs to overcome their challenges Here are a few real stories from real people (not actors) who have overcome exceptional …
We transform the lives of real people with real challenges. The team at Purple Shoots are focussed on supporting people with finance and self reliant …